May, 2019

3D-Printed Figurines

Wohlers Talk

3D scanning and printing tools make it possible to produce color figurines of action figures, pets, our kids, and a lot more. Prior to our daughter’s wedding last July, we decided to produce a custom cake topper of her and her fiancé.

3D Printing Heart from Human Cells

DIY 3D Printing

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NASA is using 3D printing to develop soft robots for space exploration

3D Printing Industry

A pair of researchers at NASA are using 3D printing to help bring soft robotics to space. Chuck Sullivan and Jack Fitzpatrick, interns at NASA’s Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia, are investigating the viability of using soft robotics for space exploration and assembly.

Experiencing Leonardo da Vinci’s brilliance in 3D

3D Perspectives

500 years ago this month, the great artist-scientist Leonardo da Vinci passed away. One of the most remarkable facets of da Vinci was his ability to make a connection between multiple disciplines – combining Science with Art, Humanities and Technologies.

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Rapid Prototyping and On Demand Manufacturing

Our blog is focus on rapid prototyping and low volume manufacturing information for global product designer, engineers, purchase officer and entrepreneur.

Honolulu Mini Maker Faire — June 22, 2019

3D Innovations

Save the date for the Honolulu Mini Maker Faire on June 22 nd. The event will take place at the ‘Iolani School from 12pm to 5pm. This is a great family event and a chance to see what the local maker community is working on.

CAD Data Management Research (survey invitation)

Tech Clarity

How do small companies and design teams manage CAD data? Tech-Clarity invites you to join a research study on managing CAD data for small teams. Please take 10-15 minutes to fill out this short survey. As a thank you, we will send you a copy of the report summarizing the findings.

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Fully 3D Printed MiniITX NAS Case

DIY 3D Printing

Brian and Toby made operational NAS system with DIY 3d printed parts. Here is the presentation video: Here is the full project blog post: [link] Hopefully the full.stl files and plans will be made open source someday :-). electronics pc

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NASA and Virgin Orbit 3D print multimetallic chamber for rocket engine

3D Printing Industry

NASA and satellite launch company Virgin Orbit have produced a working 3D printed combustion chamber for a rocket engine.

South African Surgeons Perform A Successful Middle Ear Transplant Using 3D Printing Technology

3DPrint.com

A groundbreaking surgery was performed at Steve Biko Academic Hospital in South Africa to a patient who had lost his hearing due to a car accident. Mashudu Tshifularo and his medical team became the. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Bioprinting Medical 3D Printing Science & Technology 3D printing bones 3d printing medical advances ear transplant Mashudu Tshifularo south africa University of Pretoria

Intellectual Property Protection During Manufacturing

3D Innovations

Protecting intellectual property (IP) is important to any business, but especially so when you are launching a startup. Often your IP’s security can mean the difference between a viable business and a startup failure.

Your CSWA Exam Prep Guide

This CSWA exam prep guide includes 30+ insider tips that will help you prepare, practice for, and pass the Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate exam.

How to Create Stunning Polyamide (SLS) Prints as a Beginner

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Polyamide (SLS) is the material that offers the most freedom of design for 3D printing. It’s also the material that can be finished in the most colors. But sometimes, this is not enough to create the 3D prints of your dreams.

DfAM

Wohlers Talk

Design for additive manufacturing (DfAM) is not easy. That’s why we have been offering DfAM courses since 2015. Our first two were for NASA Marshal Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama. We have since conducted courses in other locations in the U.S.,

Gigabot X Pellet 3D Printer

DIY 3D Printing

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BAE Systems 3D printing enables first ever flight using supersonically blown air

3D Printing Industry

Drone development undertaken by BAE Systems in collaboration with The University of Manchester has reached a new landmark. Earlier in May this year, the MAGMA unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) successfully completed trials proving the capabilities of its “flap-free” flight technologies.

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3D Medical Applications

Held in Baltimore, Maryland, this event will bring together thought leaders, experts, engineers, doctors, researchers, and regulators in the many medical methods for 3D technology.The 3D Medical Applications conference is the most comprehensive, game-changing, meeting of minds for the future of 3D in healthcare.

Australian Man Receives 3D Printed Titanium Replacement for Sternum

3DPrint.com

Walter Santos of Australia is living much more comfortably now, thanks to a 3D printed titanium implant in his sternum. The device, developed by Dr. Michael Harden at Royal North Shore Hospital in. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3D printed implant 3d printed sternum 3d printed titanium implant anatomics australia Royal North Shore Hospital sternum implant titanium 3d printing

Exploring STEM Subjects During Summer Break

3D Innovations

Diving deeper and exploring STEM subjects during summer break allows students to find what truly interests them.

Executive Strategies for Long-Term Success (survey invitation)

Tech Clarity

How do leading companies develop their products, services, workforce, and business for long-term, sustainable business success? Please take 10 to 15 minutes to fill out this short survey to share your perspective.

Powering Up Solar Innovation in Mining

3D Perspectives

Solar Power Reflects Growing Role Green Power in the Industry. The future of mining is one that is more sustainable , with change driven by innovation as the industry and its Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) partners adopt new ways of thinking and new ways of doing.

We need more 3D printed DC motors! :-)

DIY 3D Printing

Cool and simple 3D printed DC motor from American Tech. dc motor

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Huisman installs first 3D printed crane hook on offshore vessel

3D Printing Industry

Global heavy equipment manufacturer Huisman, headquartered in the Netherlands, has announced the installation of its first ever 3D printed crane hook. The 36,000 kg hook, designed specifically for use in offshore lifting operations, has been certified by the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS).

Interview with Sylvia Heisel on 3D Printing in Fashion Today

3DPrint.com

This is a short article on Sylvia Heisel, a designer within the 3D printing realm. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design Exclusive Interviews Science & Technology 3d printing design fashion fashion-tech

Hardware Product Development: The First Steps

3D Innovations

When it comes to hardware product development you are sure to have a lot of questions. The path to success is not linear with any business, and hardware products are no exception.

Why Choose FDM for Production Parts

Modern Tech

Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) is a 3D printing technology that uses production-grade thermoplastics to create prototypes, end-use products, replacement parts and much more. These thermoplastic materials are strong and resistant to high temperatures.

Unlocking secrets of the world’s oldest computer

3D Perspectives

What would you guess to be the age of the world’s first computer? 50 years old? Would you believe nearly 2000 years old?

Brauns CNC Reinforced his 3D Prints with Steel

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Heineken embraces Ultimaker 3D printing technology

3D Printing Industry

Dutch brewing company Heineken is using Ultimaker 3D printing technology to produce functional end-use parts for its beer production line in Seville, Spain. With the aid of Ultimaker S5 printers, Heineken is now able to print its own parts on-demand, reducing the need for outsourcing.

An Indian Bioprinting Startup is Working on 3D Printed ‘Liquid Cornea’ for Corneal Grafts

3DPrint.com

In the last few years, there has been a continuous growth of bioprinting companies around the world, probably because the medical field is one of the most exciting industries taking advantage of 3D. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Bioprinting Medical 3D Printing 3d printed cornea bioengineering tissue blindness cornea-specific bioink Pandorum Technologies regenerative medicine

Top 4 Benefits of 3D Printing Models for Architects

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When 3D printing architectural models, you combine the precision of virtual 3D modeling with the tangibility of a physical object. Architects used to create scale models mostly out of wood or foam, but more and more of them are embracing the benefits of 3D printing their newest designs.

Product Launch: New Artec Micro Desktop Scanner

Modern Tech

Artec 3D announces the newest member to their growing line of 3D scanners: the Artec Micro. A first for Artec, this metrology-grade desktop 3D scanner is fully automated and moves the part while the scanning cameras remain stationary.

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3DEXPERIENCE platform opens up new horizons of connectivity

3D Perspectives

Today, cars are a huge part of everyday life for many around the globe and are considered as the third living space besides home and office.

Relativity Space - 3D Printing an Entire Rocket in 60 Days

DIY 3D Printing

This is soooooooooo cool! Company homepage: [link]. industrial 3d printer metal 3d printing rocket space

Ashley Furniture transforms factory floor with 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

American furniture manufacturer Ashley Furniture has improved the efficiency of its Wisconsin factory with the use of 3D printing.

Case Study: A 3D Printed Patient Specific Partial Finger Prosthesis

3DPrint.com

From the University of Nebraska at Omaha, researchers Keaton Young, James E. Pierce, and James M. Zuniga explore prosthetics made via 3D printing in ‘Assessment of body-powered 3D printed. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Featured Stories Medical 3D Printing 3d printed prosthetics pla ultimaker 2 extended University of Nebraska at Omaha

How can 3D save Notre-Dame?

Sculpteo

Additive manufacturing technology can be used in many c […]. The post How can 3D save Notre-Dame? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo